WWI History Detective - Primary Source Program and Tour
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WWI History Detective - Primary Source Program and Tour will be conducted by the Museum's education manager, Amy Schaffman.This program will introduce children and adults to the Museum of History's vast collections concerning World War I; this will include using reproductions and providing tours led by Mr. Tom Sutherland of the Museum's permanent exhibition galleries focusing on Augusta's military ties. Mr. Sutherland is a retired Lt Colonel, served in Special Forces, 82d Airborne, Big Red One, Signal Brigade and had two tours in Vietnam.The Augusta Museum of History will also be creating and implementing an online exhibition of World War I memorabilia that will highlight the impact this war had on the River Region. It will include images of Camp Hancock, and individuals that served. The online exhibition is curated Lauren Boasso.